Continuing with its policy of meeting with other business groups, the International Business Association will hold a gathering with the Indian Professional Network on Thursday, May 11, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Maharaja Restaurant, 3900 LaVista Road in Tucker.

The non-profit organization has some 100 members who are involved in all aspects of international business including trade, manufacturing, development and investment.

According to Stephen Wright, the association’s president for 1995, similar gatherings are planned for the future with the Chinese Business Association of Atlanta and the ASEAN Professionals Inc.

In addition to its social functions, the association has ambitious plans to increase membership through information sharing alliances with organizations around the world.

The association is tied into the Internet with a home page on the World Wide Web, which will offer a multimedia IBA membership directory and links to other organizations. The home page may be reached at

The association’s e-mail number is and it has a fax-on-demand service which may be reached by calling (404) 453-4200, document 81700.

For reservations to the dinner, call (404) 215-0782 by Monday, May 1.